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Hollow Heart CB Receives Underwriters Laboratories' Environmental Claim Validation

by Lauren Glass
Fri, Jan 31st 2014 12:25 pm

Osmose Utilities Services, Inc., the leading innovator and supplier of remedial wood preservative technologies to the utility industry, has received an Environmental Claim Validation from UL Environment for Hollow Heart® CB.  Hollow Heart CB, a liquid internal treatment for wood poles, is the only liquid internal preservative that carries this distinguished validation.

The UL Environmental Claim Validation demonstrates to the marketplace that Hollow Heart CB exhibits volatile organic compound (VOC) content below the limits defined by South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) for the Wood Preservatives category of SCAQMD Rule 1113.  With a VOC level well below 350, Hollow Heart CB also complies with Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District (SMAQMD) Rule 442.  

UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), works to promote global sustainability, environmental health, and safety by supporting the growth and development of environmentally preferable products, services, and organizations. UL Environment's Environmental Claim Validations are backed by one of the most trusted names in product safety and certifications. UL Environment helps companies achieve their sustainability and safety goals - and helps purchasers, specifiers, governments, and consumers find products they can trust.